1. K-State home
  2. »Research and Extension
  3. »Midway District
  4. »4-H Youth Development
  5. »Get Involved
  6. »Clubs
  7. »Ellsworth Clubs
  8. »Elkhorn

Midway District

Midway Extension District #15

Ellsworth Office:
210 N. Kansas
Suite #1, Courthouse
Ellsworth, KS 67439

Russell Office:
309 S. Fossil
Russell, KS 67665

Hours: Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
(Closed for lunch 12-1)


Meetings:  4th Monday each month
                Ellsworth Presbyterian Church

Leaders:  Sarah Goss
              Sharla Huseman
              Christina Vague

2016-17 Officers: 

  • President - Taylor Zamrzla
  • Vice President - Tucker Huseman 
  • Secretary - Nicole Haase 
  • Treasurer - Teagon Nienke
  • Reporter - Faith Miller
  • Parliamentarian - Paxton Huseman 
  • Historian - Bekah Vague, Jenna Haase, Josie Kueser
  • Song Leaders - Tucker Goss, Neil Goss, Karli Haase, Macey Homeier
  • Recreation Leaders - Rylee Holt, Cyrus Grothusen, Hannah Vague, Hadley Huseman
2016 Window Display - Team Up with Smore 4-H Projects



The August 1 meeting of the Elkhorn Club was called to order by President Jenna Haase. 

The Pledge of Allegiance and 4-H Pledge were led by Secretary Nicole Haase. 

Roll call was taken by answering What was your favorite part of the fair?

The minutes of the June meeting were read by Nicole Haase; they were approved.

Taylor Zamrzla led the club in singing “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star”.

The treasurers report was given by treasurer, Amy Westerman.

The reporters report was given by reporter, Faith Miller.  The report was Taylor Zamrzla Takes McCracken Queen Title.  The June minutes were submitted to the Reporter and Midway Extension.

Sarah Goss led Parliamentary by explaining officer elections. Members filled out ballots.

In 4-H Council report, Taylor Zamrzla announced that the summer pool and pizza party is Aug 14 from 6-8.

In Leaders report, Sarah Goss reminded the club that state fair exhibits are due Friday, the After Fair Meeting is Monday and Record Books and Pin Applications are due Sept. 26.  She also thanked everyone for a great fair. Christina Vague had the club sign thank yous.  Taylor Zamrzla introduced her foreign exchange student from Japan.

There was no old business.

In new business, the club decided to have a snow cone stand at the rodeo on Friday and Saturday nights.  The club will purchase 8 gallons of syrup and rent a second machine. We will sell 12 oz snow cones for $2.  Officer elections will be at regular time at the September meeting. We will give $80 to 4-H council for the pizza pool party.  The club will reimburse Bob Nienke for a wheelbarrow.

In the program portion of the meeting, the club reviewed the fair.

The meeting was adjourned.

The club enjoyed treats from the Grothusen family.

Faith Miller, reporter

Michelle Beran

4-H Youth Development Agent
309 S Fossil
Russell, KS 67665



Meeting Notes: